ESG is currently being used as an important capital market measure. Investors in particular are using ESG criteria in their analyses to identify risks and growth opportunities for companies. Additionally, corporations are increasingly interested in doing business with other businesses who are likeminded in terms of ESG. What does this mean for you? Simply put, your commitment to ESG will put you in a position to attract more investors, and companies will be more inclined to do business with you, as they see you taking positive steps towards the ESG pillars.
Let’s take a closer look at the Environmental pillar of ESG: